Nov 22, 2012 3:00am PST
-elected, illinois congressman jesse jackson jr. is resigning his seat, citing health concerns. jackson, you'll recall, mysteriously disappeared from public view last june. it was later revealed he was being treated for bipolar disorder at the mayo clinic. jackson is also the subject of investigations by the fbi and house ethics committee for alleged misuse of campaign funds. >>> and millions of couches, perhaps yours, across the country today will be getting a bit of a workout. check it out. it's the nfl lineup, because you can't have your turkey without a little bit football. turkey day, triple header, kicking off. 12:30 eastern today with the detroit lions hosting the houston texans. then cowboys and redskins squaring off, 4:25 this afternoon, followed by a prime-time showdown, 8:20 tonight, right when you're on that second round of turkey, between the pats and the jets. >> i'll be watching reruns of "sex and the city" and then going to bed at 7:30. >>> people already lining up outside our building here in new york for the macy's thanksgiving day parade. we'll take you live to the streets
Nov 23, 2012 3:00am PST
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